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Ploutos
Nicopolis ad Istrum, Moesia Inferior - Diadumenian
Diadumenian (Legate Statius Longinus)
Obv: K M OΠEΛΛI ΔIAΔOVMENIANOC
Draped and cuirassed bust right.
Rev: VΠ CTA [ΛONΓI]NOV NIKOΠOΛITΩN ΠPOC ICTPON
Tyche (or Euposia) standing right, wearing kalathos, holding rudder and cornucopia with Ploutos (wealth) perched upon it.
(Varbanov 3715v)
[Inset] Ploutos: Son of Demeter, who made the Horn of Plenty from one of Achelous' horns, was blinded by Zeus to ensure equality in the distribution of wealth.
27mm / 13.1g
die axis 1:00